Calflora
Taxon  Report   9890    
Eleocharis flavescens  (Poir.) Urb.
Yellow spikerush
Eleocharis flavescens
© 2004 Steve Matson
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CalPhotos / Calflora
Eleocharis flavescens, a monocot, is an annual grasslike herb that is native to California, is also found outside of California, but is confined to western North America.

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Plant Characteristics
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Eleocharis flavescens
© 2004 Steve Matson
Family: CYPERACEAE  
Genus: Eleocharis
Subspecies and Varieties:
Communities: Freshwater Wetlands

Wetlands: Occurs in wetlands

Name Status:
Accepted by ICPN + PLANTS

 
More information about  Eleocharis flavescens
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Landscaping information from Calscape
Photos on Google Images
Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

USDA PLANTS Profile (ELFL)

Search efloras.org (Flora of North America)

website references from Google


Suggested Citation
Calflora: Information on California plants for education, research and conservation, with data contributed by public and private institutions and individuals, including the Consortium of California Herbaria. [web application]. 2018. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization]. Available: https://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Dec 18, 2018).